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Tour des Fiz: Tour of 5 refuges in 3 days #familyfriendly

© Tour des Fiz: Tour of 5 refuges in 3 days #familyfriendly - OT Passy

The essential Tour des Fiz family tour with 2 nights in a refuge


Day 1: Departure Passy Plaine Joux then climb to Chalets de Platé. Overnight stay at Refuge de Sales. 4h50 walking, 11km, 1200 EG, 650 EL.
Day 2: From Sales, reach the Alfred Wills refuge after the La Pleureuse and Sauffaz waterfalls. Overnight at the Alfred Wills hut. 2h40 walking, 7km, 400 EG, 450 EL.
Day 3: Return to Plaine Joux via Lac d'Anterne then Les Argentières or the 4x4 trail or Lac de Pormenaz. 4h30 walking, 12km, 500 EG, 1000 EL.


  • Distance 30km
  • Difficulté Modéré
  • Type d'itinéraire BOUCLE
  • Dénivelé positif 2100m
  • Dénivelé négatif 2100m
  • Itinéraire balisé Yes
  • Altitude maximum 2300m

Opening period

From 15/06 to 10/09.
Check shelter openings at

From November to May, the route is cleared. Snow may still be present in spring.
In winter, access to the Tour des Fiz is not recommended (high-level ski mountaineering only).

Accessible outside the snow season and depending on weather conditions. Please check with the Tourist Offices beforehand for current access conditions and the opening hours of refuges along the route.

Subject to favorable snow and weather conditions.

Adapted tourism

  • Not accessible in a wheelchair



Pets allowed : No

Itinerary in the nature reserve: dogs prohibited, even on a leash

Tour des Fiz: Tour of 5 refuges in 3 days #familyfriendly
Passy Plaine-Joux 74190 Passy
  • Distance 30km
  • Difficulté Modéré
  • Dénivelé positif 2100m
  • Dénivelé négatif 2100m
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